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Author Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018, author

Title The large scale structure of space-time / S.W. Hawking and G.F.R. Ellis
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1973
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 391 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics.
Contents The role of gravity -- Differential geometry -- General relativity -- The physical significance of curvature -- Exact solutions -- Causal structure -- The Cauchy problem in general relativity -- Space-time singularities -- Gravitational collapse and black holes -- The initial singularity in the universe
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-380) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Astrophysics.
Black holes (Astronomy)
Large scale structure (Astronomy)
Naked singularities (Cosmology)
Relativistic astrophysics.
Space and time.
Form Electronic book
Author Ellis, George F. R. (George Francis Rayner), author
ISBN 0511524641 (e-book)
113981169X (electronic bk.)
9780511524646 (e-book)
9781139811699 (electronic bk.)